§ Mr. Cooper
asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies what is the number of cases of appendectomy undertaken at the Belize Hospital, British Honduras; and the number of deaths during the 12 months up to the most recent convenient date.
Mr. Creech Jones
In the year ending 30th September, 1949, 81 cases of appendectomy were undertaken at Belize Hospital. Death occurred in three of these cases.